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3 months ago
Precision Castparts Corp.
Location: Henderson
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Manufacturing
Category: Instructors & Trainers Jobs
Continuous Improvement Engineer

US - NV - Henderson

Job Description

Summary

This position will serve as a change agent by leading, facilitating, and executing continuous improvement activities using a variety of skills including Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, and Statistical Process Control. As a result of such activities, the individual in this position will enable the organization to realize measurable, sustainable improvements from both a process performance and financial standpoint.

Essential Functions

Support the Henderson plant’s Continuous Improvement deployment.

Plan and Lead CI Initiatives throughout the TIMET Henderson plant.

Plan and Lead Six Sigma Teams.

Support other TIMET Black Belts on Continuous Improvement Projects as required.

Plan and Lead Lean Manufacturing Initiatives.

Work with Customers on Continuous Improvement Initiatives as required.

Plan and Lead FMEA teams.

Plan and Lead Kaizen Events.

Plan and Lead Waste (Lean) Workshops.

Coordinate and Lead Inter-Plant Lean Audits as required.

Identify Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) for the Henderson plant processes and the application of SPC to monitor those characteristics.

Train plant personnel in the Continuous Improvements methodologies employed.

Work with Finance to track projects.

Develop cost justifications for improvement projects and corrective actions

Determine and install appropriate performance metrics that will promote long-term continuous improvement programs consistent with the operating objectives of the plant.

Provide support for problem resolution to facilitate faster improvements and improved working relationships.

Perform other related duties as assigned

Additional Responsibilities

Understand and practice a safe working environment in a heavy/industrial facility.

Excellent leadership skills with demonstrated ability to motivate others and achieve results.

Six Sigma Black Belt

Understand and practice a safe working environment in a heavy/industrial facility.

Excellent leadership skills with demonstrated ability to motivate others and achieve results.

Six Sigma Black Belt

Experience using Lean Tools – Value Stream Mapping, Visual Factory/5S

Experience Leading FMEA/Root Cause Analysis Teams

Ability to influence and gain commitment at all levels of the organization.

Ability to leverage best practices across the organization.

Goal oriented, data driven, with a strong sense of urgency.

Project Management experience and the ability to successfully close out time dependent programs.

Commitment to “Supply Chain” Improvement and Customer Focus

Strong facilitation, communication, and presentation skills.

The ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.

A comprehensive level of computer literacy in order to handle the high demand for technical authoring, procedural documentation, reporting and analysis.

Strong quantitative and analytical skills.

Flexible/adaptable; able to work with diverse groups of people and in many different situations.

Ability to lead high performance teams and be a strong team player.

Commitment to company values.

Change management.

Ability to travel as needed (typically less than 10%), including overnight travel.

Qualifications

Competencies

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, consultants, contractors or employees. Ability to effectively present information to senior management, public groups, and/or employees.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or technical field.

Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

Technical skills in Lean Manufacturing techniques, with 5S and TOC experience a definite plus

Proficient in PC applications (PowerPoint, Excel, Minitab, Database)

Experience with SAP a plus

Special Skills

Ability and desire to work in a 24 hour per day, 7 day per week fast paced manufacturing environment

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Strong leadership and analytical skills

Ability to effectively communicate and interact with all organization levels

Additional Notes

Ability to work weekend and holidays as required

Physical Dimensions

Physical Demands – The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee will frequently be required to perform work in a manufacturing environment in which it will be necessary to stand, walk, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, and reach with hands and arms. The employee may need to occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.

Work Environment – The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, risk of electrical shock, and risk of radiation. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

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